Japanese arcade gamemaker Namco will launch a movie production company headed by ousted Japanese studio executive Kazuyoshi Okuyama March 30.
Diana Berman has been tapped as marketing director of the Australian Film Commission, replacing 17-year incumbent Sue Murray, who became the public face of the Oz film industry overseas.
The Intl. Photographers Guild on Sunday screened the nine winning films of its second annual Short Film Showcase.
Giovanni Ribisi ("That Thing You Do!") has been cast in the MGM feature "The Mod Squad," an update of the groovy TV series about a trio of dropouts who are rehabilitated and become police officers.
Jerzy Skolimowski burst on the international movie scene in the 1960s as a Polish triple threat -- directing, writing and acting in a series of groundbreaking works. He did all three in such films as…
Casting on United Artists' "Supernova" is heating up fast as three new thesps -- Peter Facinelli, Robin Tunney and Wilson Cruz -- sign on for roles in the extraterrestrial thriller.
Joseph Vilsmaier's period pic "Comedian Harmonists" heads up the list of movies nominated for the 1998 German Film Awards, which will be presented by the German Minister of the Interior Manfred…
Michael Rosenbaum, whose debut came in Clint Eastwood's "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil," and "Dawson's Creek" star Joshua Jackson have joined the growing cast of "Urban Legend" for Phoenix…
Ivan Gulas, co-president and co-chairman of post-production and f/x house Pacific Title/Mirage, has been granted the Emanuel Foundation Humanitarian Award in recognition of his efforts to rescue a…
Confident that few theater owners will have the guts to walk away from one of the most highly anticipated films of the summer, Sony Pictures Releasing will ask some exhibitors to fork over an…
The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) presented the 45th Golden Reel Awards for excellence in sound editing at the group's annual banquet on March 21.